PulteGroup, Inc. ( PHM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 03, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PHM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that PHM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PHM was $30.44, representing a -13.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.21 and a 42.18% increase over the 52 week low of $21.41.
PHM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Lennar Corporation ( LEN ) and D.R. Horton, Inc. ( DHI ). PHM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.44. Zacks Investment Research reports PHM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 41.86%, compared to an industry average of 32.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PHM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PHM as a top-10 holding:
- Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF ( PVAL )
- ValueShares U.S. Quantitative Value ETF ( QMOM )
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( SPVM )
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Discretionary ( XLY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLY with an increase of 15.81% over the last 100 days. PVAL has the highest percent weighting of PHM at 77.48%.
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